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Old 06-27-2015, 01:51 PM   #1
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30 amp to 50 amp connection

My FR 2400 class C came with a 30 amp cord with connector and I may run into a park that has only a 50 amp source. What do I need to safely use my system on a 50 amp connection. Will I burn up anything?
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Old 06-27-2015, 01:58 PM   #2
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50 amp to 30 amp dogbone adapter. http://www.campingworld.com/shopping...-handles/69614
No problems with mine.
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Old 06-27-2015, 02:02 PM   #3
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Need one of these.....

30 Amp RV Female to 50 Amp 125/250V RV Male Pigtail Adapter with Pull Handles - Furrion IP3154R-SB - Electrical Adapters - Camping World
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Old 06-27-2015, 07:03 PM   #5
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I keep two adapters ion miner, a 15-30 and a 50-30.

I use the 50-30 a lot. When we pull into a park, if the parks 30 amp connector is flaky, I use my adapter and plug into the 50 amp outlet.
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Old 06-28-2015, 12:58 PM   #6
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50 to 30 Amp

No one answered the question, will any harm come from doing this?
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No one answered the question, will any harm come from doing this?
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I got one of these for short term use.

Road Power 09528-33-88 30-50-Amp RV Power Adapter - Walmart.com
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safe over sorry

The problem with a rv is that you do travel around and hook into power sources that you take on faith.... There are more potential problems then just amps to worry about.

Get some protection, I use a progressive EMS-PT30C, but use something... some 15 to 30, or 50 to 30, or even poor quality 30 amp service is not a good thing and can cost you more then the protection... A good electrical filter will not let poor quality or wrong power in the coach....
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That's what you need. I would suggest checking on Amazon - never CW as they charge an arm and a leg for them. I actually bought my last one at the RV shop in Tampa a couple of years ago for about 1/5 of what CW was selling a lesser quality one for. If you decide not to go with the dog bone style, I would say to look for a quality product like Progressive Industries and spend a little extra for it.
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